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Umami Bar

Parcel 95 | Across from Woodys, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
+1 340-244-2824
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (96 reviews)
“crab rangoon” (14 reviews)
“pot stickers” (9 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Parcel 95 | Across from Woodys, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family loves this restaurant! I'm not into sushi, although other members of my family are, but there is something here for everyone. Service is great. When we were last here with my newly engaged daughter and her fiance, they brought us complimentary drinks to...More

1  Thank AliceRumphius
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Went with friends after reading other reviews. Not big on sushi but had many other wonderful things to enjoy! The others in the group love sushi and loved it! Would definitely go back. Nice to sit outside and people watch on the covered patio!

Thank grmahaf
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Nice view from restaurant to people watch and food was great and reasonably priced. Would return for sure.

Thank patriciaanntp
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This was one of the first restaurants we tried in Cruz Bay - we were not disappointed. We sat on the covered balcony overlooking the street (great for people watching) and ordered drinks. The drinks were great, but the food was fantastic. Highly recommend the...More

Thank sfrazier
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We are big sushi fans and it's hard to come by where we live, so Umami definitely hit the spot for us. We liked it so much we came twice! Their happy hour is awesome (2 for 1 cocktails) and the sushi is original and...More

2  Thank taylornovak
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We came here once while we were in St. John and fell in love! Any sushi you get will be amazing! Drinks were great and strong!

Thank karel w
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Went in with our group of 6 and there were a series of missteps. Our waitress misfired some orders (One roll arrived 20 min after other food had been served, and only after we reminded her) but the more off-putting aspect was hearing the manager...More

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Went to check this place out for Happy Hour.....yummy original mixology drinks & great sushi!!! Great service, cute bar! They close down after this Friday for a month so we will be back for another round before then!!! Super good!!!!

Thank Sherlock44
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Went with our teenage kids who love sushi and they loved it. I'm not a sushi eater, but they do have other options. I got the chicken fried rice and must say it was the best I ever had. Delicious. Good atmosphere. Friendly & fun...More

Thank vnma2017
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We came here with our 3 teenage daughters and we all loved it!!! (If you have teenagers, you know that says a lot right there!) It has a fun, laid back vibe but has absolutely delicious food especially the sushi!!!! We got several of the...More

Thank Loretta E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parcel 95 | Across from Woodys, Cruz Bay 00830, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-244-2824
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